[FORE-EDGE PAINTING.] GILPIN, William. Three Essays: on Picturesque Beauty; on Picturesque Travel; and on Sketching Landscape: with a Poem, on Landscape Painting. London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1808. 8vo. 14 etched or aquatint plates. Contemporary green straight-grained morocco, covers decorated in gilt and blind, spine gilt-decorated and -lettered, edges gilt, WITH A DOUBLE FORE-EDGE PAINTING OF VIEWS OF BOSTON AND PHILADELPHIA, turn-ins gilt, brown endpapers (spine lightly rubbed). Provenance: William Gott (armorial bookplate). Third edition.